Edwin Flack was the first Australian male to win a gold medal in Olympics.He won a gold medal in Mens 800m race in Athens on 1896 olympics.
who was the first person to win a gold medal in figure skating
Lila Ram was the first Indian (male or female) to win a Commonwealth Games Gold Medal; he won the 100kg wrestling event at the 1958 Cardiff Games.
Jesse Owens was the fisrt black to win a gold medal
Nigeria won her first Olympic gold medal in 1876
Charlotte Cooper became the first female to win an Olympic Gold Medal (for tennis) in 1900.
Launceston Elliot-1896 single handed weight lift
She recieved her first Olympice gold medal in Montreal in July 1976.
the first person in the olympics to win a gold medal on the Bahamas was tom dailey.
the first medal she won was a gold medal.